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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, July 2, 2015

ASA softball champs The U12 New Hampshire Lightning softball team (pictured) won the championship of the Jungle Jamboree in Hartford, Conn., last weekend by going 3-0 in a rain-shortened tournament in Girls ASA Class A Fast Pitch action. In the first game, the Lightning defeated the Connecticut Hurricanes, 12-10. Sadie Barton earned the win in the circle, striking out six, …

People for July 2, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

BARNSTEAD Anthony Stohlberg was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Maine in Orono. Scot Wilson earned a master’s degree in human services from Springfield College in Springfield, Mass. BELMONT Alan Vomacka earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Rhode Island in Kingston. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Softball champions The New Hampshire Comets 10U team swept a two-game series against Northeast Heat to claim the 10U NH ASA Junior Olympic championship for the second straight year. The Comets were led by the pitching performance of Kaitlyn Boelter (six innings, 16 strikeouts, three walks and no hits allowed) and Penelope Ayotte …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, June 5, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (1) piled up 151 points (2nd-place Pelham had 66) to win its fourth straight D-II title. 2. JOHN STARK BOYS’ LAX (4) is 13-1, No. 3 …

Pittsfield and its border towns to host huge yard sale Saturday

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Pittsfield and all of its border towns will play host to dozens of yard sales Saturday. Organized mainly by the Pittsfield Chamber of Commerce, what was 18 years ago a town-wide yard sale has evolved into at least …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Youth baseball The Chen Yang Li Orioles defeated the Pine Lane Farm Rattlers, 8-7, in Cal Ripken Minors baseball play. Both sides had shutout pitching from their starters: Evan Cook (two innings) for the Orioles and Jonah Klingler (three innings) for the Rattlers. Noah Aframe and Gavin Davies …

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Youth softball Joe King’s from Bow defeated Concord Sports Center in AAA action. Sophia Hacon and Hazel Fredette led Joe King’s on offense. Carlee Davis pitched well and Amelia Clark made a great catch on a pop-up at second base. For Concord Sports Center, Sarah Jenness pitched a …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Hole-in-one Rudy Rudolf had a hole-in-one on the 13th hole at Loudon Country Club on Saturday. The hole was played 160 yards and Rudolf used an eight iron. Youth lacrosse The Blue Storm U13 lacrosse team defeated Exeter, 6-3. Andrew Roy had three goals and Garrett Stanley played …

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Sunday, May 31, 2015

Concord Crew champions Concord Crew competed at the state championship in Hanover on Saturday, with the women’s team earning enough points to claim first place and bring the Sleigh Cup back to Concord. The men’s team performed well, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, May 31, 2015

MVMS lacrosse goes unbeaten The Merrimack Valley Middle School boys’ lacrosse team (pictured) finished the season with a perfect 8-0 record. The team includes: eighth-graders Nick Koufos, Dillon Arrant, Jason Carmichael, Max Lacey, Peyton Russell, Kyle Farmer, Garret …

People for May 30, 2015

Saturday, May 30, 2015

ALLENSTOWN Jayna Guild was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Vermont in Burlington. She is a senior medical laboratory sciences major. ANDOVER Shawn Barton earned a psychology degree from Colby-Sawyer College. She is also a member of the Wesson Honors Program …

Town Crier for May 31, 2015

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Allenstown Caution: Road work ahead ∎ The Highway Department has begun work on the Granite Street and Chester Turnpike intersection. In addition, the Safe Routes to School Granite Street Sidewalk Project will begin shortly. This will result in temporary road closures and lane restrictions, which will go through the …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, May 30, 2015

JV results The Concord JV boys’ lacrosse team (10-5) finished its season with a victory over Nashua South, 9-6. The team will be playing this weekend in the JV state tournament. ∎ The Concord JV girls’ lacrosse team (14-1) defeated Bedford, 11-5, in its season finale. Tori Pelletier and …